ST. PAULS — David Shaw Jr. is the top-ranked triple jumper in NCAA Division II indoor track and field this season, and has won three national championships.
Today's local playoff games2nd round2A girls — Red Springs at Kinston, 4:30 p.m.1st round4A girls — Knightdale at Lumberton, 2 p.m.
Thursday's playoff scores2A girls — Red Springs 65, Farmville Central 64 (OT)4A boys — E.E. Smith 56, Lumberton 53Friday's playoff games
RED SPRINGS — Entering the playoffs, Red Springs High School sophomore Victoria Henderson had only suited up in five varsity basketball games for the Red Devils and had a single point to her name since being called up from the junior varsity...
PEMBROKE — With a division championship on the line, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men's basketball team faced a four-point deficit in the second half on Wednesday after blowing a halftime lead against Francis Marion...
Thursday's playoff games2A Girls — Farmville Central at Red Springs, 6 p.m.4A Boys — Lumberton at E.E. Smith, 6 p.m.
WICHITA, Kan. — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team jumped four spots to No. 18 in the latest NCAA Division II Media Poll on Tuesday.
Wednesday's playoff scheduleBoys4A — Lumberton at E.E. Smith, 7 p.m.2A — SouthWest Edgecombe at Fairmont, 6 p.m.2A — St. Pauls at Goldsboro
WINSTON-SALEM — Shaquille Ray, Dillan Perry, Kory Jones, Brandon Bulla, Tim Sigmon and Onaje Humbert posted top-10 finishes in their respective events to highlight action for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men's track and...
CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina has said its final farewell to Dean Smith.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Soaked in booze but drinking a Coke, Joey Logano fretted over how he and his new bride would celebrate his most significant victory.
LOS ANGELES — For the second straight Sunday, Fairmont native William McGirt turned in one of the day's best rounds, climbing the leaderboard for a good payday while snatching some all-important FedEx Cup points.
LUMBERTON — The season will continue next week for the county's eight high school basketball teams that made the playoffs.
GREENSBORO — The Lumberton wrestling team entered the final day of the NCHSAA 4A state wrestling championships with its entire team still alive, but when the dust settled at the Greensboro Coliseum on Saturday, one wrestler stood above the...
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The 22nd-ranked University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team shot a season-best 62 percent from the field, including an 71 percent effort in the first half, to blow past Armstrong State, 115-92, on Saturday...
PEMBROKE — Jon Sherman is somewhat of a journeyman, coaching at five different schools in his young career.
MONTEVALLO, Ala. — Cody Adkins singled with one out in the top of the 11th to bring Ben Schmucker racing home with the game-winning run as the third-ranked University of North Carolina at Pembroke baseball team rallied back from a late three-run...
GREENSBORO — All five Lumberton wrestlers advanced to the second day of the NCHSAA 4A State wrestling championships and one kept in the hunt for a state title.
LUMBERTON — Earlier this week, the remaining members of the Lumberton High School wrestling team had a dilemma.
CERRO GORDO — Fairmont's boys basketball team came onto the court before its game against South Columbus wearing warm-up shirts that donned the phrase, “Get Stops and Get Buckets,” a mantra that seems fitting for a team that...
PEMBROKE — Jon Sherman was approved to become the new head football coach at Purnell Swett High School on Thursday. Sherman was approved at the Public Schools of Robeson County Board of Education's regular meeting.
CERRO GORDO — Red Springs basketball coach Glenn Patterson didn't get the kind of effort he was looking for from his players in a loss at St. Pauls on Friday.
LUMBERTON — The Southeastern Conference did everything in its power to hold its conference basketball tournaments, but ultimately was stopped by mother nature.
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — The No. 22 ranked Univeristy of North Carolina at Pembroke men's basketball team shot better than 62 percent from the field and broke the 100-point mark for the first time this season in a 105-91 victory over Flagler...
CERRO GORDO — The Three Rivers Conference basketball tournament will resume play today at West Columbus High School, one day after postponing the boys first-round games due to inclement weather.
NEW BERN — The Lumberton High School wrestling team has made strides this year and that trend continued over the weekend at the NCHSAA 4A East Regional meet in New Bern.
PEMBROKE — The Purnell Swett wrestling team may not have gotten a state tournament bid over the weekend in New Bern, but its freshmen continued to be “Ram Tough”, and that's what Coach Nicky Barnes has expected all year from...
CERRO GORDO — Taya Jones came into the Three Rivers Conference Tournament in a bit of a slump, only scoring a combined 10 points in the final two games of the regular season.
LUMBERTON — The Three Rivers Conference girls basketball tournament went on as planned Monday night but the rest of the county wasn't as lucky.
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Fairmont native William McGirt completed a solid weekend on Sunday with a 4-under-par 68 in the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, vaulting up the leaderboard to finish in a tie for 21st place, good...
ROWLAND — The South Robeson basketball team needed a late run to beat Fairmont on Friday.
PEMBROKE — Five home games, including a season-opening Thursday night contest with Winston-Salem State highlight the 10-game schedule this fall for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke football team.
PEMBROKE — After facing a tied score with two minutes left in Saturday's 67-58 win against Armstrong State, the University of North Carolina at Pembroke womens basketball team nailed eight free throws on four fouls to seal the Peach Belt...
Friday's scoresGirlsLumberton 50, Purnell Swett 29South Robeson 37, Fairmont 36Red Springs 44, St. Pauls 37Boys
ST. PAULS —The St. Pauls boys basketball team beat rival Red Springs for the second time this year, winning 57-51 on Friday to even its Three Rivers Conference record.
ST. PAULS — It wasn't pretty, but the Red Springs girls basketball team did just enough on Friday night to come away with a hard fought 44-37 win against its rival St. Pauls.
Tonight's gamesGirls at 6 p.m., boys at 7:30South Robeson at FairmontLumberton at Purnell SwettRed Springs at St. Pauls-
LUMBERTON — The Lumberton Junior High boys basketball team didn't have the smoothest start to its season.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke pounded out 11 hits and scored nine times behind an effective outing from newcomer Katie Saunders as the Braves completed a doubleheader sweep of St. Andrews with a 9-3 win over the Knights...
PEMBROKE — Using suffocating defense and an unrelenting attack on the boards, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team defeated Lander 69-56 on Wednesday night for its 20th win of the season.
LUMBERTON — With a large jumble atop the Southeastern Conference standings, the Lumberton High School boys basketball team got ahead early and made its case for the playoffs with a large lead against Scotland.
PEMBROKE — For Purnell Swett High School basketball coach Jeremy Sampson, Tuesday night's 79-77 loss against Hoke County was “another tough one.”
PEMBROKE — The Robesonian has learned that Jon Sherman is the front-runner for Purnell Swett High School's vacant head football coach position.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke baseball team slugged four home runs, including a grand slam by newcomer Nick Hayes, to finish off a four-game series sweep of Pitt-Johnstown with a 22-4 rout on Sunday.
LUMBERTON — John Rancke had a great seat for what is considered perhaps the greatest comeback in all of sports history.
CHAPEL HILL — Dean Smith, the Hall of Fame innovator who won two national championships at North Carolina along with an Olympic gold medal while coaching some of the game's biggest names like Michael Jordan, has died. He was...
YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – The 19th-ranked University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team battled back from a late six-point deficit to take the lead on Griffin Pittman's jump shot with 1:52 remaining, but Young Harris forced a key...
FAIRMONT —In fall 2013, Fairmont's Mariah Lovin was preparing for her junior season of volleyball when an ACL tear finished her year before it began.She could have given up. She didn't.